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Three Factors That Distinguish Narcissistic Tendencies From Narcissistic Personalities

Learning whether there is a difference between narcissistic tendencies and full-blown pathological narcissism is important for everyone. We all possess the ability to be a little selfish at times, but

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10 Narcissistic Manipulation Tactics to Watch for During COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has been both a gift and a curse for narcissists – and survivors of narcissistic abuse. If you’ve managed to escape narcissistic manipulation and have begun a new life on your

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How Betrayal Bonds Keep You Chained to Narcissistic Abuse

When we think of trauma, we don’t usually think of betrayal as being a source of it.  Your partner calls you an insulting name, uses you for money, disrespects your boundaries, or sleeps with your

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6 Types of Spiritual Bypassing Holding Back Your Abuse Recovery

In all my years of guiding others through narcissistic abuse recovery, I’ve seen some dangerous advice.  Everywhere I look, it seems there is a teacher or author who promises rapid healing, wholeness,

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REAL Self-Care Ideas for New Survivors of Narcissistic Abuse

Self-care can mean different things to different people.  For someone like me, considering where I’m at in my own recovery from narcissistic abuse, I tend to be more self-reflective, spending time

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8 Red Flags That You’re Dealing with a Narcissistic Mother

Do you feel empty when you hear your friends talk about loving relationships with their mothers? Their mothers sound supportive, compassionate, and uplifting. But you? Well, you couldn’t use any of those

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13 Signs You’re Dealing With A Narcissistic False Twin Flame

You FINALLY met someone who is everything you’ve dreamed of. They share the same goals, values, and interests as you. They shower you with love. They build up your self-esteem.  They even like the

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8 Things You Need From a Narcissistic Abuse Recovery Program

Living in the death grips of narcissistic abuse feels like you’re stuck in a spiraling black hole you’ll never get out of. Like an addict, you feel that every choice in your life led you to this horrible

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Narcissistic Abuse Recovery and The Rule of Seven

It’s essential for people to have a healthy level of self-esteem, but narcissism is when someone has too much of a good thing. Narcissists have an inflated sense of ego that makes them feel and act

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